About Us

Mission Statement 

It is the Mission of Artesia Police Department to protect and serve our citizens. We do this while building relationships with them and while holding people, including ourselves, accountable for their actions.


The City of Artesia Police Department is a full-service police department that prides itself on its strong partnership with the community. Through the hard work and dedication of the men and women of the department, and the support of council members and the community, the city continues to be a safe community with a high quality of life and top quality services for its residents.